[Advaita-l] Brahmins and Vaishnavas
Jaldhar H. Vyas
jaldhar at braincells.com
Sat Jul 31 01:30:01 CDT 2010
On Fri, 30 Jul 2010, ramakrishnan sivakumar wrote:
> All these problems arise out of abysmal ignorence about the purport of
> Varna is determined fron the inherited guna and tendencies to work
Gunas cannot be inherited. True ones environment can influence but e.g.
Prahlad surrounded by Asuras in the depths of Hell still became a bhakta.
Ashvatthama in the most learned of Brahmana families still became a
It was their choices and conduct that gave them their gunas.
> Maharaja of Travancore crossed sea and studied in england When His
> Highness returned brahmins
> opposed.but at last they had to accept .
Not a good argument. Many things have to be accepted at the barrel of a
gun. That doesn't make them right.
Jaldhar H. Vyas <jaldhar at braincells.com>
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